There are 6 ways to get from Lucknow to Janakpur by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  19 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Lucknow Nr (LKO) to Jaynagar (JYG) Shaheed Exp / ...

$16 - $26

5 alternative options

Bus, drive  •  19 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaisarbagh to Basti
  2. Drive from Basti to Krishnanagar
  3. Take the bus from Krishnanagar to Naranghat
  4. Take the bus from Narayangarh to Janakpur

$19 - $25

Drive  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Lucknow to Janakpur 371 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Lucknow to Patna, train  •  11 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Lucknow (LKO) to Patna (PAT) LKO - PAT
  2. Take the train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Jaynagar (JYG)

$63 - $304

Drive to Nepalganj, fly to Kathmandu, drive  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Lucknow to Nepalganj
  2. Fly from Nepalganj (KEP) to Kathmandu (KTM) KEP - KTM
  3. Drive from Kathmandu to Janakpur

$206 - $603

Fly Lucknow to Kathmandu, drive  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Lucknow (LKO) to Kathmandu (KTM) LKO - KTM
  2. Drive from Kathmandu to Janakpur

$119 - $479

What companies run services between Lucknow, India and Janakpur, Nepal?

Indian Railways operates a train from Lucknow to Janakpur once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 18 h 35 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Lucknow to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Lucknow to Kathmandu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Lucknow to Patna
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Lucknow to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Shree Airlines
Website
shreeairlines.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $230
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $230
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Lucknow to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Train operators
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Kaisarbagh to Basti
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Holiday Adventure Tours & Travels (P) Ltd.
Phone
977-01-4700559
Email
info@holidayadventurenepal.com
Website
holidayadventurenepal.com
Bus from Krishnanagar to Naranghat
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
holidayadventurenepal.com
Bus Nepal
Website
busnepal.com
Bus from Narayangarh to Janakpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
busnepal.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lucknow to Janakpur?

The distance between Lucknow and Janakpur is 497 km. The road distance is 594 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lucknow to Janakpur?

The cheapest way to get from Lucknow to Janakpur is to bus and drive which costs ₹1,200 - ₹1,700 and takes 19 h 38 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lucknow to Janakpur?

The quickest way to get from Lucknow to Janakpur is to drive and fly which takes 7 h 8 min and costs ₹13,000 - ₹41,000.

How long does it take to get from Lucknow to Janakpur?

It takes approximately 19 h 7 min to get from Lucknow to Janakpur, including transfers.